Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Ontario Chamber of Commerce

February 01, 2007 15:25 ET

Media Advisory-Ontario Leaders Looking for Fairness

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 1, 2007) - Leaders from business, labour, academia, health care, municipal government and social services will join together to deliver a united message in reference to the upcoming federal budget.

Representatives of the Association of Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology (ACAATO), Council of Ontario Universities (COU), City of Mississauga, Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC), Ontario Hospital Association (OHA), Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) and the United Way of Greater Toronto (UWGT) will release an open letter to Federal Finance Minister James Flaherty to ask the Federal government to treat Ontarians fairly when it follows through on its promise to address the fiscal imbalance in this Spring's budget.

The media conference will be held at 10:30 a.m. on February 6, 2007 at the Ontario Heritage Centre, Gallery room, at 8 Adelaide St. East in Toronto.

Contact Information

  • Ontario Chamber of Commerce
    Amy Terrill
    W: (416) 482-5222, ext. 241 or C: (416) 605-8205
    amyterrill@occ.on.ca